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  1. Jetta Troubleshooting
    Hello, I just bought a 1998 Jetta TDI, it was driving fine the last 2 days, but this morning on the way into work (part way through my drive) I lost the ability to accelerate at a normal pace. I'm looking for some advice on where to start a diagnosis on this issue, any and all help is...
  2. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Car: 1998 Manual 2.0L VW Jetta *Wolfsburg Edition* When trying to accelerate (usually in 3rd and 4th gears) the car makes a "clunking" noise and has trouble accelerating. It seems as if every time it "clunks" the gears in the transmission are momentarily un-engaged. In addition to the noise...
  3. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Driving home in traffic and my car starts to miss fires and bogs to a complete stop during acceleration to a point where it wont go anymore. Idles fine unless I hit the accelerator. Eventually it dies altogether because I am trying to get out of traffic. After the tow home, I changed the MAF...
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